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Pfc. Collin R. Wade completed Marine Corps recruit training as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 2080, Company H, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Oct. 19, 2018. Wade, a graduate of Newnan High School in Newnan, Georgia, was recruited by Staff Sgt. Carlton D. Williams from Recruiting Substation Camp Creek. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Jorge A. Rosales)

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NEWNAN, GEORGIA NATIVE GRADUATES MARINE RECRUIT TRAINING WITH HONORS

19 Oct 2018 | Cpl. Jorge A. Rosales 6th Marine Corps District

Pfc. Collin R. Wade graduated from Marine recruit training today as the platoon honor graduate of Platoon 2080, Company H, 2nd Battalion, Recruit Training Regiment, for placing first of 82 recruits.

The honor graduate award recognizes the Marine who best exemplifies the total Marine concept, which encompasses physical fitness, marksmanship and leadership traits, during recruit training.

Wade, a native of Newnan, Georgia, acted as platoon guide for Platoon 2080.

Wade, is a graduate of Newnan High School and was recruited at Recruiting Substation Camp Creek, by Staff Sergeant Carlton D. Williams.

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